Ailing actor, Obi Madubuogu seeks further help as legs decay [PHOTOS, VIDEO]
Ailing veteran Nollywood actor, Obi Madubogwo, who has been battling diabetes, has again pleaded with well-meaning Nigerians to come to his aid as his medical condition has worsened.
Madubogwo, popularly known for his role as ‘King of Musanga’ reportedly got resuscitated after he went into coma following a toxic battle with a diabetic wound on his legs.
He is currently in the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Ebute Meta, YABA, Lagos State.
Recall that Nollywood stakeholder, Apga Alaigbo had earlier called for support from well-meaning Nigerians.
Although the actor has recorded appreciable improvement in his health, additional funds are still needed for the final lap of the treatment which is scheduled to take place in a US hospital.
This is why his fund raising team(comprising Chinasa Onyechere, Chioma Okoye, Rita Edochie, Queen Nwokoye, Ngozi Ezeonu, Ifeanyi Azodo, Emma Ugodi, Chimdi Chiama, Oby Okafor, Omalicha Nkwenu, Ifeanyi Ikpoenyi and Ejiro Okurame) , is still appealing to Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora to kindly donate through www.gofundme.com/Obimadubogwumedicalfund or Madubogwu Ngozi Obianuju ‘s Zenith Bank No: 1003425591 and Chioma Dorcas Okoye, FCMB 0864102013.
But in a statement from his hospital bed, the actor cum producer said, “I want to thank all those who supported me financially, through calls, personal visits and prayers. I remember, Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, Dr. J Akabuike, Commissioner for Health, Anambra State, Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah, Chief Johnbosco, Ken Maduakor, Osondu Igwilo, The Young, Ofia Okija, Emma Bishop Okonkwo, Igwe Alex Onyido of Ogidi.
“The Nollywood guilds and groups like AMP, DGN, AGN, Anya Igbo Filmmakers Association, Film4Life and Which Way Nollywood and Movie People Whatsapp Groups, Ogidi Boys Secondary School Old Boys’ Association, Ogidi Union Germany, Pastor and Mrs. CMD Lamia and members of the Makers Church, Ojodu Berger, Pastor John Offiong.
“Dorothy Iyong, Head of Nursing Unit, Federal Medical Centre Yaba, Dr Awoyemi, Dr Dada, Matron Onuka and all the team at FMC , Ebute Metta, Obi Nwogbo, Sebastian Ndu of Consuming Fire Prayer Ministry, Ogba, Barr Uju Ohanenye of Kenuju Love Foundation, Prince C. O Nebe, Bob Manuel Udokwu, John Okafor(Mr Ibu), Chidi Obidegwu, Chris Ekejimbe, Osita Okamalu, Sam Okafor, Paul Okoli, Nobert Ajaegbu, Steve Agbata, Paul Julius and Chris Okafor of Liberation City Church, Ojodu.
“I am equally grateful to the Nigeria media.
“I am equally thanking my relatives, fans and friends on social media platforms for their encouraging words of hope,” the founder of Saving Life for Africa Diabetes Foundation added.
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